BA in Criminal Justice

Learn about the societal, technological and legal factors affecting the nation’s criminal justice system.

Curriculum

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General Education Options

  • Writing in the Liberal Arts and Sciences I
  • Writing in the Liberal Arts and Sciences II
  • College Algebra
  • Introduction to Quantitative Reasoning
  • Environmental Science: A Global Concern
  • Introduction to Art and Art History
  • Survey of American Literature
  • Introduction to Literature
  • World Geography
  • International Business
  • One Love: Marley, Language and Learning
  • History of Political Thought
  • Overcoming Prejudice and Discrimination
  • The Way of Science
  • Introduction to Creative Writing

Major Requirement

  • Corrections
  • Statistics for the Social Sciences
  • Issues in Professional Practice: Criminal Justice
  • Contemporary Law Enforcement
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Justice Ethics
  • Criminology
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Justice Elective (Any level)

  • Available Electives
  • Criminal Justice Elective (3000 level or higher)

  • Available Electives

Elective

Choose nine available electives

  • Available Electives

Total Courses

General Education Options

40 credits

Major Requirement

44 credits

Elective

36 credits

Total

120 Credits

*Curriculum is subject to change. Please contact a student services representative for the most up-to-date curriculum information.

Have Transfer Credits?

Your tuition cost could be reduced. NEC allows you to transfer up to 30 credits toward your AA/AS, or up to 90 credits toward your BA/BS.

Tuition

Cost Per Credit Hour

$405

Total Credits Needed

120

Total Cost

$48,600

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